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China’s ‘Most Beautiful Soldier’ is Also a Former Lingerie Model

The Chinese government unintentionally sent millions of hearts aflutter when it announced that it would hold its largest military parade on October 1.

While there was excitement to celebrate the People’s Republic of China’s 70th founding anniversary, it was the anticipation to see one member of the People’s Liberation Army that nearly broke the Chinese internet.

Military Veteran Scales Building to Save Boy Dangling from Fifth Floor Window Grate

A former People’s Liberation Army (PLA) soldier is being praised online for his selfless act of saving a boy who was dangling from the fifth-floor window grate of an apartment complex in China.

The heroic save happened on Wednesday while military veteran Zhang Xin was walking around in Zhijiang County, in southern China’s Hunan Province, when he heard a child’s cries that he believed was coming from a nearby building, according to Shanghaiist.

China Shows the World Just How Ready They Are For War

China apparently wants to tell the world that it is ready for war after the country’s massive show of military force on Sunday, which marked the 90th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Liberation Army.

Held in Zhurihe in Inner Mongolia, the event displayed how the PLA has developed and improved under its current commander, President Xi ­Jinping, reports the South China Morning Post.

China Flexes Military Muscle for Chinese New Year

A short video from the People’s Liberation Army Rocket Force released on state TV during the Lunar New Year in China on January 30 featured images of six DF-15 ballistic missiles.

In the CCTV 7 footage, PLA soldiers at the Rocket Force issued New Year greetings to the public, standing in formation in front of the missiles, which has been called by local media as China’s “secret weapon.